Borderstan Brief

by Andrew Ramonas September 1, 2016 at 9:00 am 0

Rainy day

Man Injured by Falling Rock Creek Tree Works in Tree Removal — Marcelino Cruz, who was seriously injured after a tree fell on his car on Beach Drive NW Monday, works for a tree-service company in Fairfax. [Washington Post]

Florida Ave. ‘Sex Barbershop’ Angers Councilmember — Councilmember Yvette Alexander of Ward 7 is trying to get the owner of a business at 1361 Florida Ave. NE to fix a lighted sign that says “Sex Barbershop,” instead of “Unisex Barbershop,” which was the display’s original text. [Washington City Paper]

Meet Park View Bookseller Pablo Sierra — Local blog Petworth News chats with Walls of Books owner Pablo Sierra about his store at 3213 Georgia Ave. NW. [Petworth News]

D.C. Plans Walter Pierce Park ‘Fun Day’ Amid Firetruck Controversy — D.C.’s General Services and Parks and Recreation departments will help bring a firetruck to an Adams Morgan playground this afternoon, but it won’t be Freddy. [Borderstan]


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